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Sunday, February 25, 2018

BD against forceful repatriation

| By Asian Age Online
Bangladesh has said it will not repatriate anybody 'without his or her will' but urged the international community to keep up pressure on
BD against forceful repatriation

22 districts get new DCs

| By Asian Age Online
The government has appointed new deputy commissioners to 22 districts, including Dhaka, Rajshahi, Chittagong, Rangpur, Sylhet and Mymensingh.
22 districts get new DCs

Sundarbans getting back trees: Minister

| By Asian Age Online
The number of different species of trees like Sundari, Gewya and Garan is on the rise in the Sundarbans following the ban on cutting
Sundarbans getting back trees: Minister

Dhaka targets $ 1bn trade with Vietnam

| By Asian Age Online
Bangladesh is looking for a broader trade and investment ties with Vietnam and is preparing to make the best use of the upcoming
Dhaka targets $ 1bn trade with Vietnam

Democrats defend Russia inquiry in memo

| By Asian Age Online
Democrats on the US House Intelligence Committee have released a memo that counters Republican claims of bias in the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in
Democrats defend Russia inquiry in memo

End in sight to Olympic ban on Russia

| By Asian Age Online
Russia's Olympic ban will be lifted if there are no more doping violations from their athletes at Pyeongchang 2018, the International Olympic Committee has ruled.
End in sight to Olympic ban on Russia

265 students win Prime Minister Gold Medal

| By Asian Age Online
A total of 265 university students have been awarded the Prime Minister Gold Medal by Sheikh Hasina for their academic achievements.
265 students win Prime Minister Gold Medal

Charge sheet submission in Avijit murder case may be delayed

| By Asian Age Online
The submission of the 
Charge sheet submission in Avijit murder case may be delayed

China proposes removing 2-term limit for president

| By Asian Age Online
China's ruling Communist Party has proposed removing a limit of two consecutive terms for the country's president and vice president, the country's official
China proposes removing 2-term limit for president

Dhaka factories will be relocated: Minister

| By Asian Age Online
The government will shift all manufacturing factories to special economic zones from the capital Dhaka, Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan has said.
Dhaka factories will be relocated: Minister

Groom killed after wedding gift explodes

| By Asian Age Online
In a shockingly tragic incident, a groom and his grandmother were killed while the man's wife seriously injured after a gift parcel the couple had
Groom killed after wedding gift explodes

Two-point improvement in corruption not easy: ACC

| By Asian Age Online
Anti-Corruption Commission Chairman Iqbal Mahmood says the two-point improvement for Bangladesh in the Transparency International Corruption Index was ‘the result of much hard work’. But,
Two-point improvement in corruption not easy: ACC

Ex-Rangpur mayor Jhantu dies

| By Asian Age Online
Former Rangpur City Mayor Sharfuddin Ahmed Jhantu has died at a Dhaka hospital 26 days after he was admitted following a cerebral haemorrhage.
Ex-Rangpur mayor Jhantu dies

Sridevi couldn't live to see her daughter's debut

| By Asian Age Online
Actress Sridevi's untimely death has left the whole world saddened and shocked but what is more heartbreaking is that she couldn't live to see
Sridevi couldn't live to see her daughter's debut

Arming teachers in schools ‘Up to States’: Trump

| By Asian Age Online
President Donald Trump appeared Saturday to begin refining his proposals for combatting school violence, tweeting that arming teachers as a deterrent against such often deadly
Arming teachers in schools ‘Up to States’: Trump

PM bats for educated manpower to achieve economic emancipation

| By Asian Age Online
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday stressed the importance of building 'educated and skilled manpower' who will lead Bangladesh towards economic emancipation and help
PM bats for educated manpower to achieve economic emancipation

6 months after attacks began, Rohingyas see no end in sight

| By Asian Age Online
Their houses are often made of plastic sheets. Much of their food comes from aid agencies. Jobs are few, and there is painfully little to
6 months after attacks began, Rohingyas see no end in sight

Contractor shot dead in city

| By Asian Age Online
A contractor was gunned down by some miscreants in Mohakhali area of the capital on Sunday morning.
Contractor shot dead in city

BNP to observe Feb 25 as ‘Army Martyrs Day’

| By Asian Age Online
BNP senior leader Lt Gen (retd) Mahbubur Rahman on Sunday said their party, if returns to power, will take steps to observe February 25
BNP to observe Feb 25 as ‘Army Martyrs Day’

14 die in Yemen attack

| By Asian Age Online
At least 14 people were killed and 40 wounded when Islamist car suicide bombers and gunmen tried to storm the headquarters of a counter-terrorism
14 die in Yemen attack

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